Call for Articles 2017, Special Issue on Family and Ageing


We invite you to contribute to the 2017 volume of the Finnish Yearbook of Population Research, which has special theme: Family and Ageing.

Key dates:
Full manuscript submission extended deadline: 31st August 2017

Special Issue Publication date: December 2017

The Finnish Yearbook of Population Research is a peer reviewed, open access journal published by the Population Research Institute of the Family Federation of Finland (Väestöliitto) in collaboration with The Finnish Demographic Society and The Institute of Migration. The Yearbook, published since 1946, deals with a wide range of global demographic issues as well as current population trends in Finland, Scandinavia, the Baltic countries, and other parts of Europe. 

We invite you to contribute to the special theme issue of 2017 volume. The Yearbook publishes articles from different fields of population studies (fertility, mortality, migration, family and population structure), original articles as well as book reviews and commentaries.

The special theme for the 2017 volume is Family and Ageing but all articles regarding the abovementioned fields of population studies are warmly welcome as well.

Original articles are peer-reviewed and decisions about publication are made by the editor and the scientific advisory board of the Yearbook. FYOPR has implemented the label for peer-reviewed scholarly publications of the Federation of Finnish Learned Societies and is committed to follow the guidelines for the label.

The deadline for submissions for the 2017 volume is 31st August 2017.

If you are interested in publishing your manuscript in the next Yearbook, please submit your language revised article in English through the Journal submission system, see information for authors.

The papers should be complemented by an abstract of no more than 150 words. Further instructions to the author, see author guidelines.

Further information:
Antti O. Tanskanen, Guest Editor
PhD, docent
University of Turku

Mirkka Danielsbacka, Guest Editor
University of Turku/Population Research Institute

Anna Rotkirch
Editor-in-Chief, Director
Population Research Institute
Väestöliitto (Family Federation of Finland)
tel. +358-40-7763086


Call for Articles 2017, Special Issue on Family and Ageing